working from home

Use This Free Overtime Tracking Software to Record Billable Hours With Ease

Time can be our friend, but it can also be our biggest enemy. Most employees have eight hours a day, but for some, there’s never enough time for all the tasks they need to complete. As a project manager, how many times have you extended a deadline for your team? Perhaps you moved a task […]

The Most Important Remote Work Statistics of 2021

The adoption of remote work had been showing growth even before the pandemic. However, its popularity skyrocketed when people were forced to remain at home for health safety. Fortunately, tech tools were already available to make the setup possible and convenient for many companies.  Across the globe, more and more businesses have been embracing flexible […]

Post COVID-19: What’s the Future of Remote Work?

Before the pandemic, employers were heavily opposed to the idea of remote work. Managers believed that people would give in to the distractions at home, which can affect their productivity. A decade ago, only a privileged few could enjoy the perks of remote working. These days, telework and teleconferencing technologies can support geographically distributed teams. […]

Working Remotely From Another State? Here Are Some Important Tax Considerations

It has been almost a year since the COVID-19 pandemic forced companies to let their employees work from home. Naturally, many took this opportunity to go back to their home states to cut back on their expenses. However, the longer an employee works from another state, the more likely they are to face new tax […]

14 Must-Have Work-from-Home Tools to Improve Efficiency and Productivity

Working from home was a growing movement even before the world was hit by the coronavirus pandemic. A Switzerland-based study found that about two-thirds of the total population around the world worked remotely at least once every week. The numbers multiplied fast in 2020 as the working-from-home economy started to take shape. By mid-2020 a whopping 42 percent […]

Work from Home (WFH) Movement: What Is Its Relevance in Today’s Society?

Before, having your couch as your office and the length of your hallway as your daily commute was just a dream. However, we live amidst the reality of COVID-19, isolation, and social distancing. Indeed, WFH or work from home is no longer a dream for many. What’s more, remote work arrangements are likely to stay. […]

Make Extra Money: 13 Side Jobs You Can Do from Home Right Now

Are you almost broke and looking for ways to make extra cash during these trying times? You are not alone. According to statistics published by the US Department of Labor, the unemployment rate rose by 10 percent to reach a record high of 14.7 percent in April. This translates to 23.1 million Americans. Economists say […]

Telecommuting: What Is It and How to Get Started?

Before, telecommuting was a rare privilege for select employees. However, the spread of COVID-19 has forced companies to move to this setup. Telecommuting has become necessary to maintain business continuity. While this is not a new concept, a lot of teams and companies are just learning how telecommuters work for the first time. Even as […]

How to Become a Bookkeeper at Home

The way we work has improved significantly, thanks to the breakthroughs in technology. Traditional office setting used to be the perfect place to do work. Today, however, telecommuting is becoming quite popular, and is quickly becoming a standard. As such, plenty of top jobs for remote work are opening, including virtual bookkeeping. Working from home […]

How to Create a Foolproof Work-From-Home Routine

According to an article published on Stanford News, the ‘work-from-home economy’ is likely to continue long after the COVID-19 pandemic dies down. 42% of the US labor force is now remotely working full time. However, despite the benefits of this setup, it is still not without problems. Business Insider interviewed several remote workers who shared the most […]

Online Bookkeeping: The Ideal Job for a Stay-at-Home Parent

According to the U.S. Census Bureau 2016 data, there were about 11 million stay-at-home parents. Of course, with social distancing regulations implemented around the country, that figure has become significantly higher. However, as quarantine rules relax in various cities, a lot of parents have no choice but to go back to their offices. With the […]

How to Manage Your Remote Workplace Safety Issues

The way we work has changed forever. The gig economy is here to stay, and businesses are adapting to the new reality. Employers are enjoying reduced overhead costs and increased productivity, which means more profits for their businesses. As for employees, they are enjoying a more flexible work lifestyle, are less stressed due to reduced commute […]

How to Work from Home with a Toddler: Effective and Easy-to-Apply Tips

It’s so exciting to always have your kids with you all the time, but it can interfere with your work if you don’t know how to handle it. Children are like little angels that can keep your heart warm with their play, smiles, and loud cries, but their troubles can also affect your concentration. Is […]

Are Remote Workers Happier Than Office Employees?

When the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, government units around the world required people to stay at home. Of course, lockdowns have forced companies to move their non-essential operations to their houses. Businesses had to find ways to adapt to the situation. For many, especially those who hate the commute to their office, […]